Posted on 2/25/2018 by ROOT™ Periodontal and Implant Center
A gum disease diagnosis is something that is going to provide the person with everything that they need to get the right treatment plan. Gum disease is serious and if left untreated, can cause the person a lot of pain and tooth loss.
This is why it is important to speak with a professional that can not only assess the damage in the mouth, but also provide the right diagnosis to find the right treatment plan for the specific problem you are experiencing.
Obtaining the Gum Disease Diagnosis
You will have to speak with a professional to obtain the gum disease diagnosis and to get the best treatment plan for the specific problem you are having. Without a diagnosis, the treatment plan that you need is not performed, which can cause further problems in the long run.
In order to determine if you have gum disease, the professional is going to do a number of tests to find out how they’re able to provide you with the best treatment plan required. They will have to measure the pocket depth that is located between the gums and teeth.
This is done with a dental probe. This is placed in that area and then measured according to the tool. This measures beneath the gum line and then it is done in several areas of the mouth and not just one or two. This will provide a more accurate measurement and diagnosis for the person.
Speak with us here regarding the gum disease diagnosis and tests you would like to have ran. We can provide you with more in-depth information regarding the work that has to be done and the tests that have to be run. We can ensure that you get the right diagnosis and treatment plan required for your specific situation.
Carrollton 2440 N. Josey Lane, Suite 202 Carrollton, TX 75006 ph: (972) 662-8660 fax: (972) 242-0925